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STANDARDS OF EXCELLENCE: THE BLEMA AND H. ARNOLD STEINBERG COLLECTION

Morris Louis
NUMBER 1-78
Estimate
400,000600,000
LOT SOLD. 740,000 USD
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STANDARDS OF EXCELLENCE: THE BLEMA AND H. ARNOLD STEINBERG COLLECTION

Morris Louis
NUMBER 1-78
Estimate
400,000600,000
LOT SOLD. 740,000 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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Morris Louis
1912 - 1962
NUMBER 1-78
Magna on canvas
80 1/4 by 18 1/8 in. 203.8 by 46 cm.
Executed in 1962.
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Provenance

André Emmerich Gallery, New York
Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles
Private Collection
Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, 24 October 1974, Lot 527
Martha Baer, New York (acquired from the above sale)
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1974

Literature

Diane Upright, Morris Louis, The Complete Paintings: A Catalogue Raisonné, New York 1985, cat. no. 634, p. 189, illustrated
Karen Thomson, Ed., The Blema and H. Arnold Steinberg Collection, Montreal 2015, cat. no. 84, p. 82, illustrated in color

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